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Syntomeida epilais

Syntomeida epilais
Photo Information
Copyright: Pedro Montes (periko) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 55 W: 2 N: 120] (1253)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2018-05-11
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D7000, Marumi 62mm UV HAZE
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/160 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
Date Submitted: 2018-05-13 15:36
Viewed: 376
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Polka-dot wasp moth caterpillar.
This is a species of moth thought to be native to the Caribbean. The species is also called the Oleander moth after the oleander plant, from which its young feed.
They are day fliers, like most wasp moths, and prefer neotropic areas.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6154 W: 89 N: 15276] (63938)
  • [2018-05-14 3:43]

Waaw Pedro,not a lot of post in your gallery,but always wonderful and surprising! This is a new magnificent species,a moth caterpillar absolutely beautiful! And the quality of pic is impressive,perfect details and a very bright orange too,i like it! Have a nice week and thanks,Luciano

Hello Pedro
Cette chenille est superbe, bonne couleur et détails bien mis en évidence.

Ciao Pedro, great macro of beautiful caterpiller, wonderful colors, fine details and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

a beauty of a caterpillar Pedro
great shot thanks gr lou

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